Health Canada has issued warning against use of certain hand sanitizers which may pose health risks.
Ecolab Deutschland GmbH has been authorised to market and use the biocidal product family ‘Hydrogen Peroxide Family 1’ in the EU in accordance with the summary of the biocidal product characteristics set out in the Annex of the Regulation (EU)…
China’s revised mandatory standard for skin disinfectants will take effect on November 01, 2022, with new limits on metals in the products. The new requirements follow the draft standard issued by the National Health Commission (NHC) in May 2021…
In its efforts to investigate the presence of PFAS in pesticides since late 2020, the U.S.
Screening assessment of Silver and its compounds (like Silver nitrate, Silver chloride, Silver bromide, Silver sulfate, Silver oxide and Silver sulfide) was conducted by environment and health authorities in Canada.
The scientists have developed a pathway for photoelectrochemical biosynthetic reactions that uses non-recyclable real-world poly(ethylene terephthalate) (PET) microplastics as an electron feedstock.
On September 06, 2022, the U.S. EPA has published final revised risk evaluation of Pigment Violet 29 (PV29). It was concluded that the substance poses an unreasonable risk of injury to human health.
- Report claims to reveal the state of pesticides regulation and farmworkers' safety in four major U.S. states
In a report titled “Exposed and At Risk: Opportunities to Strengthen Enforcement of Pesticide Regulations for Farmworker Safety”, which analyzes the regulatory structure currently in force in California, Washington, Illinois, and Florida and is…
California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is proposing to adopt a Proposition 65 No Significant Risk Level (NSRL) of 0.13 micrograms per day for antimony trioxide.
On September 01, 2022, California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment’s proposal requiring consumer products to include exposure warnings to glyphosate was approved. The regulations will be effective on January 01, 2023.